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WEEK 3 DAY 3 Lurk, Pollute, Nourish
Read the first two sentences The word lurk means “stay hidden, ready to spring out and attack”.
Its spots are good camouflage to help the jaguar stay hidden in the rainforest The photo shows how this jaguar, a dangerous hunter, creeps quietly to stay hidden
What does the cat look like as it lurks? TPS SAY: “As the cat lurks, it…”
If you saw someone lurking outside your house, what might you do? Why? TPS SAY: “If I saw someone lurking outside of my house, I would…because…. ”
What is the new word that means, stay hidden, ready to spring out and attack”? LURK
A list of words the author thinks the reader might need to know
“People build towns for workers who come to live there. Companies build dams and pipelines that may pollute the land the water” Excerpt from Rainforests, page 40 The word “pollute” is bold so we know it will be in the glossary.
The words are alphabetical so they are easy to find
What do you think happens when companies pollute land water? TPS SAY: “When a company pollutes land water…”
Pollute means, “to poison air, water, or soil”. Humans have done things to pollute the world In what ways do humans pollute air, water, or soil? TPS SAY: “People pollute the (air/water/soil) when they… “
What is the word that means, “to poison air, water, or soil”. Pollute
“Rainforests need clean, flowing rivers and regular flooding to nourish the soil. ” Excerpt from Rainforests, page 25
Often, we think flooding is a bad thing. When a river overflows its banks, it leaves behind rich soil so healthy plants can grow.
What else nourishes plants, or provides what they need for life and growth? TPS SAY: “_____ nourishes plants. ”
Share your partner’s thinking… SAY: “_____ thinks that_____ nourishes plants. ”
What else nourishes people? Why is it important for life and growth? SAY: “____ nourishes people. ____ is important because _____”
What is the word that means, “provide what is needed for life and growth”? Nourish
Week 3 Day 4 is on Near Pod Day 5 is on a separate PPT with Fan and Pick Cards